AFSCME Council 18 - New Mexico

AFSCME President Lee Saunders lashed out at the Trump administration after President Donald Trump signed a series of executive orders to make it easier to fire federal workers and weaken their unions.

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As an active AFSCME member, you are familiar with the dozens of day to day and long-term battles we wage in defense of workplace rights, safety, and basic respect.

From time to time, we feel compelled to let everyone know about the real bad-actor employer actions and what steps AFSCME New Mexico members are taking to make things right.

Over the next months, you will likely be a target of a scam to trick you into quitting your union. Don’t fall for it. LEARN MORE about the sick money behind this plan to neutralize the labor movement HERE.

In this Update:

  • AFSCME Honors The Fallen - National Law Enforcement Week
  • AFSCME Local 601, Belen Police Department Takes Major Stand for Community
  • Espanola City Council and Taos County Commission Pass Proclamations Honoring Law Enforcement and Public Safety
  • [WATCH!] AFSCME Law Enforcement Documentary on the true spirit of law enforcement


CLICK to DOWNLOAD PDF of 2018 flyer and post on union bulletin boards.

May 6th -12th, 2018 is National Correctional Officer and Employees Week, Check with your Local leaders about upcoming events and learn more about AFSCME Corrections HERE.

AFSCME Council 18 recognizes and honors all Correctional Officers, Detention Officers, Medical and Support Staff this week.

Keep Standing AFSCME Strong!
We Never Quit.

Sisters and Brothers,

As many of you are aware, over the last eight years, under Susana Martinez and Richard Berry, public employees and the citizens of New Mexico were placed on the back burner in favor of out of state corporate interests and wealthy campaign donors.